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HNR3110A: Practice Observation Assignment
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Stillerman, Joel. 2010. “HNR3110A: Practice Observation Assignment”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


This will give you practice conducting ethnographic observation, writing fieldnotes, and interpreting observation data.
Go to a retail or consumption setting that you often attend (grocery store, mall, restaurant, bar, concert hall, etc.). During at least one hour, observe the following characteristics of the people in that setting:

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Subject Area(s):
Cultural Sociology
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College 300

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